Johnnie Lee Rodgers of Miami died wednesday, Feb. 25, 2009, at Integris Baptist Regional Health Center in Miami after an illness. He was 58.
Mr. Rodgers was born June 30, 1950, in Tucson, Ariz., to Edward M. and Wanda B. (Farrington) Rodgers.
He worked for Arrowhead Asphalt Co.
Survivors include two daughters, Neothia G. Rodgers of Catoosa and Amber Marie Rodgers of Wyandotte; one son, John Scott Rodgers of Grove; two sisters, Shirley R. Payton and husband Tom and Carolyn Rodgers, all of Miami; one brothers, Donnie Rodgers of Quapaw, and three grandchildren, Lexi Rodgers, Ethan Rodgers and Abbigial Rodgers.
He was preceded in death by parents; two sisters, Katherine Bonham and Beverley Rodgers, and a brother, Edward L. Rodgers Sr.
Services will be 10 a.m. Saturday at the Quapaw Tribal Community Building. Jess McKibben will conduct Indian Rites and the Rev. Bob Barker will officiate. Burial will be in Quapaw Tribal Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Casey Perry, Andrew Cox, David Lane, Bret Brock, Jeff Teehee and Jerry Logan. Honorary pallbearers will be Johnnie Rodgers, Eddie Rodgers, Tom Payton, Christopher Stewart, Jonathan Tinsey and Kim Edens.
He will lie in repose at the Quapaw Tribal Community Building thrrough service times.
Arrangements are under the direction of Paul Thomas Funeral Home of Miami.